Metropolitan Police Department reported that a 4-year-old girl was shot early on Saturday morning in Washington, D.C. while other officials said that a two-month-old toddler and several more adults were hurt in Baltimore shooting.
Fox News, citing police reports, mentioned that the 4-year-old toddler was brought into Children’s National Hospital at 9:27 a.m. while still breathing and conscious. Her wounds don’t seem to be life-threatening.
Authorities added that the gunshot happened in the 1800 block of 28th Place SE in Washington, D.C.
As of writing, NBC Washington said police have not provided any details on what led up to the shooting, or any suspects involved.
The incident remains under investigation.
Shooting in Baltimore, Washington Kills Several Adults, Injures Toddlers
Few hours after the incident in Washington, D.C., another Washington Post report that cited police sources said a car accident caused by a shooting killed a father and injured two young children at a Baltimore junction.
A 3-year-old boy and a 2-month-old toddler were hurt when the car they were in collided at 6:30 pm local time following the shooting. The smaller boy was shot, officials initially reported. But after receiving medical attention, they claimed that the collision was the only cause of his injuries.
Baltimore police added that the driver of the vehicle was a 23-year-old woman.
Two other persons were hurt as well when a suspect fired a gun at around 6:30 p.m. at he intersection of Laurens Street and Pennsylvania Avenue.
Authorities and Baltimore Councilman Eric T. Costello said the three adults were also reportedly shot. The location is a mile or so west of Penn Station in Baltimore.
Police added that a 43-year-old male was killed while two other people, a 65-year-old man and a 23-year-old woman, were injured.
The location of the other adults at the time of the shooting remained unknown. What led to the shooting and any relationships between individuals who were murdered or injured were also unknown.